Table 2

Spearman's Correlation Coefficients between antioxidant tests of malondialdehyde (MDA) ferric reducing ability of plasma (FRAP), and plasma glutathione peroxidase (GPX) and cholesterol measurements.

Variable

MDA

FRAP

GPX


Total cholesterol

0.547**

0.325**

0.003

HDL-C

0.563**

0.059

0.294**

Triglycerides

0.219

0.037

-0.229*

MDA

.

0.474**

0.180

FRAP

0.474**

.

0.077


Correlations significant at the 0.05* and 0.01** level.

Collins et al. Nutrition Journal 2004 3:15   doi:10.1186/1475-2891-3-15

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